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Articles Tagged Recording

  • Thursday, December 08, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/08/16 03:33 PM,
    John Feldmann has an impressive list of accomplishments as frontman of the ‘90s pop-punk band Goldfinger and as A&R for Maverick, Warner Brothers, and Red Bull Records. But he’s best known for producing such artists as Good Charlotte, The Used, Mest, 5 Seconds of Summer, Blink-182, Hedley, and The Veronicas. One common thread, according to Feldmann engineer Zakk Cervini, is an emphasis on vocal production. The Manley Reference Cardioid has become the primary choice for vocals and acoustic guitar. “John… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsEngineerMicrophoneStudio

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    PSW Staff 12/08/16 01:49 PM,
    Leapwing Audio announces the release of CenterOne, a center-extractor and phantom center manipulator. For final mixes and mastering, CenterOne is an innovative processor that separates phantom center content from left and right content. With CenterOne, you can zero in on the phantom center and bring out or bring down the vocals without affecting everything else. For post-production engineers and DJs as well, CenterOne lets you re-position, isolate, and even eliminate elements of your mix. Key Features—Center prominence allows you to… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsSoftwareStudio

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    PSW Staff 12/08/16 10:15 AM,
    PreSonus is shipping CTC-1 Pro Console Shaper, the second in its series of Mix Engine FX plugins for Studio One 3 Professional. The new Studio One Add-on, which works with Studio One Professional 3.3.1 and later, provides three models of classic British, vintage tube, and custom consoles and adds several major enhancements to the Mix Engine FX environment. Introduced in Studio One 3.2 Professional, Mix Engine FX is a plugin paradigm exclusive to Studio One Professional that can subtly alter… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductConsolesDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsProcessorSoftwareStudio

  • guitar mic techniques
    Barry Rudolph 12/08/16 08:18 AM,
    Because of its fundamental importance in popular music, the electric guitar is the subject of intense scrutiny and wide differences of opinions. Just what makes a good guitar sound? Compared to all the subtle and not so subtle sounds that come out of an electric guitar amp, fidelity judgments of vocal sounds are easy to make! With good knowledge of the different guitar and amplifier sonic capabilities, coupled with good microphone techniques,we can achieve the ultimate guitar sound that “fits”… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingFeatureBlogStudy HallAmplifierDigital Audio WorkstationsEngineerMicrophoneProcessorSignalStudio

  • Wednesday, December 07, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/07/16 10:46 AM,
    In their largest multiple product launch to date, Tracktion Corporation has released the DAW Essentials Collection, a suite of 16 effects plugins compatible with all professional level digital audio workstation applications. With an emphasis on sound quality, ease of use and utility, Tracktion has provided all the DSP effects needed for most contemporary music productions in a single $99 package. As products of the latest, most advanced algorithms and coding techniques, the Essential Collection plugins allow extensive manipulation of the… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsProductDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsSoftwareStudio

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    PSW Staff 12/07/16 10:27 AM,
    Formed in Brasilia in 1987, Brazilian punk/hardcore band, Raimundos, recently recorded its first acoustic DVD using Allen & Heath’s dLive digital mixing system, supplied by Sao Paulo PA company, WR Sonorização. A departure from previous live recordings, the band decided to record a live acoustic set to be released as a DVD. The band was supplemented with various additional musicians, including a pianist and strings section. The dLive system comprised a S7000 with DM64 MixRack, managing a total of 16… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsConcertConsolesDigitalEngineerSound ReinforcementStage

  • Monday, December 05, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/05/16 01:33 PM,
    The former president of Soundscape Recording Studio, Robert Sanderson, has revitalized his interest in music recording with a versatile mobile set-up based around JoeCo’s BLUEBOX BBWR24MP workstation interface recorder. The name of Soundscape Recording Studio is synonymous with the New York music scene of the 1980s and 1990s. Having served as president and chief engineer on more than 1,000 sessions during a 14-year period, Sanderson was obliged to explore new horizons when the studio market began to contract. Ultimately he… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAVDigitalDigital Audio WorkstationsEngineerProcessorStudio

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    PSW Staff 12/05/16 09:54 AM,
    The Miloco Studios group are strong Audient stalwarts and have their share of the British manufacturer’s gear, with a Zen in The Bunker, an ASP8024 at The Cold Stores and an ASP4816 in The Bridge up until the recent refit of the flagship Orinoco Complex writing studio, where a brand new ASP8024 Heritage Edition now resides. “The Audient is a great console for the writing room, offering clean sound with a retro touch and plenty of routing flexibility,” says Miloco… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsBusinessConsolesEngineerInstallationStudio

  • Friday, December 02, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/02/16 08:33 AM,
    Located in Jiutepec, just south of Mexico City, the SOGA (“Sounds of Gaia”) complex was opened by Angel Sananda in 2012, with SOGA Recordings beginning operations in August 2015. The complex itself includes a 175-person auditorium, two project studios, a coffee shop, a rooftop garden, accommodations for 20 people, and a newly-installed 32-channel Rupert Neve Designs “Shelford Edition” 5088 console. According to Sananda, “The core intention behind SOGA was to create a working space that could combine music production and… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsAnalogConsolesDigitalEngineerInstallationStudio

  • Thursday, December 01, 2016
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    PSW Staff 12/01/16 12:39 PM,
    Ray Luzier moved to the Nashville area over two years ago to take part in its music scene, a way to keep his career as the drummer for Korn (as well as other artists including David Lee Roth, Metal Shop [now known as Steel Panther] and KXM) in high gear and let his family enjoy the culture – a change from Los Angeles, to be sure. One of the first things he did in his new home was convert several… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsSound ReinforcementStudio



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